22 days in Italy Itinerary

22 days in Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Italy travel route planner

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Fly
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Rome
Drive
2
Bagnoregio
Drive
3
Orvieto
— 1 night
Drive
4
Florence
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Lucca
Drive
6
La Spezia
— 1 night
Drive
7
Portofino
Drive
8
Milan
— 1 night
Drive
9
Bellagio
Drive
10
Bolzano
— 1 night
Drive
11
Verona
Drive
12
Venice
— 2 nights
Drive
13
Naples
— 1 night
Drive
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Sorrento
— 3 nights
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Drive to Naples International Airport, Fly to Catania-Fontanarossa Airport, Drive to Castiglione di Sicilia
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Castiglione di Sicilia
— 3 nights
Drive to Catania-Fontanarossa Airport, Fly to Rome
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Rome
— 4 nights
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Rome

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
To see traveler tips, reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Rome trip planner.

Bogota, Colombia to Rome is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. You can also fly. The time zone difference when traveling from Bogota to Rome is 6 hours. Plan for much hotter temperatures traveling from Bogota in August, with highs in Rome at 38°C and lows at 24°C. You will leave for Bagnoregio on the 21st (Tue).

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Tours · Nightlife · Shopping

Bagnoregio

Bagnoregio is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Viterbo in the Italian region of Lazio, located about 90km northwest of Rome and about 28km north of Viterbo.HistoryFor ecclesiastical history and titular see, see Roman Catholic Diocese of BagnoregioThe current main town was in ancient times a suburb of the hill town in the same comune now known as Civita di Bagnoregio. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Tue): admire the landmark architecture of Rocca dei Papi and then step into the grandiose world of Castello Rocca Monaldeschi.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Bagnoregio vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Rome to Bagnoregio in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, daily temperatures in Bagnoregio can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to go by car to Orvieto.

Things to do in Bagnoregio

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip

Orvieto

— 1 night

Green Heart of Italy

The striking town of Orvieto, perched on a volcanic cliff overlooking the Umbrian countryside, is known as the Green Heart of Italy.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Tue): explore the fascinating underground world of Orvieto Underground.

To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Orvieto road trip tool.

Traveling by car from Bagnoregio to Orvieto takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Orvieto

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Florence

— 2 nights

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 23rd (Thu), get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, then admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, then make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, and finally explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts.

To see more things to do, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Florence online visit planner.

You can drive from Orvieto to Florence in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. August in Florence sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can go by car to Lucca.

Things to do in Florence

Museums · Historic Sites

Lucca

City of a Hundred Churches

Lucca, famous for its intact Renaissance-era city walls, remained an independent city-state until the end of the 18th century.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Fri): take in panoramic vistas at Torre Guinigi, then steep yourself in history at Le mura di Lucca, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Pisa, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Leaning Tower of Pisa.

For photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Lucca trip planner.

Getting from Florence to Lucca by car takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Lucca are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can go by car to La Spezia.

Things to do in Lucca

Historic Sites

Side Trip

La Spezia

— 1 night
La Spezia, at the head of the Gulf of La Spezia in the Liguria region of Northern Italy, is the capital city of the province of La Spezia.In terms of population, La Spezia is the second city in the Liguria region, preceded just by Genoa. Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): get to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico del Paese di Tellaro.

To find photos, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our La Spezia trip builder website.

Traveling by car from Lucca to La Spezia takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Portofino.

Things to do in La Spezia

Outdoors · Trails · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Portofino

Portofino is an Italian fishing village and holiday resort famous for its picturesque harbour and historical association with celebrity and artistic visitors. To see other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Portofino trip maker website.

Getting from La Spezia to Portofino by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Traveling from La Spezia in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Portofino, with lows of 25°C. You'll set off for Milan on the 25th (Sat).

Things to do in Portofino

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites · Transportation

Milan

— 1 night

Fashion Capital of World

In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
For photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Milan itinerary planner.

You can drive from Portofino to Milan in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Portofino in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Milan, with lows of 22°C. On the 26th (Sun), you're off to Bellagio.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites · Nightlife · Shopping · Museums

Bellagio

Pearl of Lake Como

Known as the pearl of Lake Como for its luxury accommodations, high-end shops, and fine dining options, Bellagio serves as the lake's premiere resort town.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): stroll around La Punta Spartivento and then take in nature's colorful creations at I Giardini di Villa Melzi.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Bellagio trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Milan to Bellagio in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in August, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Bolzano.

Things to do in Bellagio

Parks

Bolzano

— 1 night

Gateway to Dolomites

South Tyrol's capital, Bolzano, has been named the Italian city with the highest quality of life.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): make a trip to Piazza Walther, take a stroll through Via dei Portici, take an in-depth tour of South Tyrol Museum of Archaeology, then admire the striking features of Duomo Maria Assunta, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Merano Centro Storico.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Bolzano vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Bellagio to Bolzano takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in August, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Verona.

Things to do in Bolzano

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Verona

City of Romeo and Juliet

The famous setting for Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers, Romeo and Juliet, Verona is one of northern Italy's main tourist destinations, largely owing to its incredibly rich artistic heritage.
To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Verona vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Bolzano to Verona takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Verona can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. On the 27th (Mon), you'll travel to Venice.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites · Nightlife · Museums · Outdoors

Venice

— 2 nights

City of Romance

Virtually unchanged for the last six centuries, Venice is actually a group of islands made famous by a series of canals, bridges, monuments, piazzas, and narrow pedestrian lanes.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Tue): explore the activities along Canal Grande, take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, contemplate the long history of Ponte dei Sospiri, then admire the striking features of Doge's Palace, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco.

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You can drive from Verona to Venice in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a shuttle; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Venice are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. On the 29th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly to Naples.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks

Naples

— 1 night
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. On the 30th (Thu), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Museo Cappella Sansevero, examine the collection at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli, and then explore the ancient world of Pompeii Archaeological Park.

To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Naples online attractions planner.

You can drive from Venice to Naples in 7 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a train; or drive. August in Naples sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 25°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Sorrento.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Sorrento

— 3 nights

Land of the Sirens

A lovely town easily accessible from almost anywhere in the country, Sorrento overlooks the Bay of Naples and sits right on the Amalfi Drive.
Change things up with these side-trips from Sorrento: Duomo di Sant'Andrea (in Amalfi) and Positano (Fornillo & Arienzo Beach Club, Positano). There's more to do: make a trip to Piazza Tasso.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Sorrento online holiday maker.

Traveling by car from Naples to Sorrento takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or ride a ferry; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in August, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Castiglione di Sicilia.

Things to do in Sorrento

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Castiglione di Sicilia

— 3 nights
Explore Castiglione di Sicilia's surroundings by going to Castillo de Castelmola (in Castelmola), Chiesetta Magazzeni (in Sant'Alfio) and Etna Donkey Trekking (in Linguaglossa).

To find maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Castiglione di Sicilia route planner.

Explore your travel options from Sorrento to Castiglione di Sicilia with the Route module. On the 5th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Castiglione di Sicilia

Outdoors · Trails · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Rome

— 4 nights

Eternal City

See some other sides of Rome: delve into the distant past at Colosseum, ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, contemplate the long history of Palatine Hill, and pause for some serene contemplation at Pantheon.

To see maps, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Rome trip builder.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Castiglione di Sicilia to Rome. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Italy travel guide

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Landmarks · Ruins · Sacred & Religious Sites
Italy is a land of high fashion, fine art, exquisite architecture, luxury sports cars, outstanding cuisine--and an insatiable taste for "la dolce vita." It's also home to the greatest number of World Heritage Sites in the world, making it an ideal place for your next holiday. The country boasts a varied landscape of mountain ranges, alpine lakes, and coastal towns, so it's no wonder travelers often refer to it as the bel paese (beautiful country). With so many places to visit, visitors often have a difficult time planning their itinerary. The smaller villages each feature a distinct character and a blend of architecture, art, and cuisine. In the country, you'll find countless archeological sites dating back to Roman times and beyond. The country's cities and seaside resorts are cosmopolitan powerhouses with museums, galleries, restaurants, shops, open-air markets, and pedestrian-friendly historic areas.